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Walt Whitman

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Re-examine all you have been told . . . Dismiss what insults your Soul. -Walt Whitman.
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Behold the day-break!
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I too...
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I situate myself, and seat myself,
And where you recline I shall recline,
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Truth is the number one element in whatever you do with music.
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Impressing others satisfies others, impressing yourself satisfies yourself.
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Unless one always speaks the truth, one cannot find God Who is the soul of truth.
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Whatever my quote, unquote truth is.
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Any perceived 'rejection' is simply a 're-direction'.
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Truth is a tendency.
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Possession satisfies.
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I act as the tongue of you,
... tied in your mouth . . . . in mine it begins to be loosened.
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I have learned that to be with those I like is enough
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I celebrate myself, and sing myself.
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I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world.
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Other lands have their vitality in a few, a class, but we have it in the bulk of our people.
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How beggarly appear arguments before a defiant deed!
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Press close bare-bosomed night -- press close magnetic nourishing night! Night of south winds! night...
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To me every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
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There is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero.
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The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves.
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To me, every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
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Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul.
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Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.
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The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual.
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I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable,
I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of ...
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And as to me, I know nothing else but miracles
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Women sit or move to and fro, some old, some young,
The young are beautiful—but the old are m...
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Camerado, this is no book, Who touches this touches a man
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From this hour I ordain myself loos'd of limits and imaginary lines.
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Give me juicy autumnal fruit, ripe and red from the orchard."

[Give me the splendid si...
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This is thy hour O Soul, thy free flight into the wordless,
Away from books, away from art, th...
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I will You, in all, Myself, with promise to never desert you,
To which I sign my name.
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(I know, it's a poem but oh well).
Why! who makes much of a miracle?
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These are the days that must happen to you.
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You must travel it by yourself.
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Shut not your doors to me proud libraries.
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Whatever you may say, the body depends on the soul.
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Give me juicy autumnal fruit, ripe and red from the orchard."

[Give me the splendid si...
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This is thy hour O Soul, thy free flight into the wordless,
Away from books, away from art, th...
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I will You, in all, Myself, with promise to never desert you,
To which I sign my name.
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Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in ...
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In the confusion we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single w...
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(I know, it's a poem but oh well).
Why! who makes much of a miracle?
As to me, I know of ...
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These are the days that must happen to you.
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Not I, nor anyone else can travel that road for you.
You must travel it by yourself.
It is...
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Shut not your doors to me proud libraries.
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Do anything, but let it produce joy.
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WE two boys together clinging,
One the other never leaving,
Up and down the roads going, N...
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Seeing, hearing, feeling, are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.
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O the joy of the strong-brawn'd fighter, towering in the arena in perfect condition, conscious of po...
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This face is a dog's snout sniffing for garbage, snakes nest in that mouth, I hear the sibilant thre...
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Seasons pursuing each other the indescribable crowd is gathered, it is the fourth of Seventh-month, ...
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I am for those who believe in loose delights, I share the midnight orgies of young men, I dance with...
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Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes).
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On the beach at night, Stands a child with her father, Watching the east, the autumn sky. Up throu...
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The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
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There is that indescribable freshness and unconsciousness about an illiterate person that humbles an...
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If anything is sacred, the human body is sacred
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Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons. It is to grow in the open air and to eat a...
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If you done it, it ain't bragging.
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Nothing endures but personal qualities.
WALT WHITMAN
He most honors my style who learns under it to destroy the teacher.
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And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud.
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Note, to-day, an instructive, curious spectacle and conflict. Science, (twin, in its fields, of Demo...
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There is no object so soft but it makes a hub for the wheeled universe.
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Youth, large, lusty, loving -- Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age ma...
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Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons. It is to grow in the open air and to eat and...
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I know nothing grander, better exercise, better digestion, more positive proof of the past, the triu...
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The habit of giving only enhances the desire to give.
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Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons.
It is to grow in the open air and to eat...
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Simplicity is the glory of expression.
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Have you learned the lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with you, and stood asid...
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I exist as I am, that is enough.
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I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
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This dust was once the man,
Gentle, plain, just and resolute, under whose cautious hand,
Agai...
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The earth, that is sufficient, I do not want the constellations any nearer, I know they are very wel...
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A child said What is the grass? fetching it to me with full hands;
How could I answer the child...
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I may be as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
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Many a good man I have seen go under.
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Character and personal force are the only investments worth anything
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The Past - the dark unfathomed retrospect! The teeming gulf -the sleepers and the shadows! The past!...
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I know perfectly well my own egotism
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O Me! O life!... of the questions of these recurring;
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In the confusion we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single w...
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Do I contradict myself?
Very well then
I contradict myself
I am large, I contain mul...
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Thought
Of equality- as if it harm'd me,
giving others the same chances
and rights a...
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I believe in the flesh and the appetites;
Seeing, hearing, feeling, are miracles, and each par...
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Touch me, touch the palm of your hand to my body as I pass,
Be not afraid of my body.
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Here is the test of wisdom,
Wisdom is not finally tested in schools,
Wisdom cannot be pa...
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The game of ball is glorious,
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I have said that the soul is not more than the body,
And I have said that the body is not more ...
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In all people I see myself, none more and not one a barleycorn less,
And the good or bad I say ...
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Long enough have you dream'd contemptible dreams,
Now I wash the gum from your eyes,
You...
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Give me the splendid, silent sun with all his beams full-dazzling.
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I am not to speak to you, I am to think of you when I sit alone or
wake at night alone,
...
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He is a type of our best ...
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Resist much, obey little.
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I like the scientific spirit—the holding off, the being sure but not too sure, the willingness to ...
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And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero.
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To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and signi...
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A morning glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
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Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
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The great city is that which has the greatest man or woman: if it be a few ragged huts, it is still ...
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A great city is that which has the greatest men and women.
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I dote on myself, there is that lot of me and all so luscious.
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O lands! O all so dear to me -- what you are, I become part of that, whatever it is.
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...The city fireman-the fire that suddenly bursts forth in the close-pack'd square,
The arriving...
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The earth is rude, silent, incomprehensible at first; Be not discouraged-- keep on-- there are divi...
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The butcher in his killing clothes.
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In the faces of men and women I see God.
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Thunder on! Stride on! Democracy. Strike with vengeful strokes.
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Love the earth and sun and animals, Despise riches, give alms to everyone that asks, Stand up for th...
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Where the katydid works her chromatic reed on the walnut-tree over the well.
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Damn all expurgated books; the dirtiest book of all is the expurgated book.
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If any thing is sacred the human body is sacred.
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And your very flesh shall be a great poem.
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After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found t...
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The poet judges not as a judge judges but as the sun falling around a helpless thing.
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O public road, I say back I am not afraid to leave you, yet I love you, you express me better than I...
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There was a child went forth every day,
And the first object he look'd upon, that object he becam...
WALT WHITMAN
I am larger, better than I thought; I did not know I held so much goodness.

All seems bea...
WALT WHITMAN
We convince by our presence.
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I celebrate myself, and what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belon...
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What do you think has become of the young and old men?
What do you think has become of the women ...
WALT WHITMAN
Camerado! This is no book; who touches this touches a man.
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It is only the novice in political economy who thinks it is the duty of government to make its citiz...
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Freedom -- to walk free and own no superior.
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God is a mean-spirited, pugnacious bully bent on revenge against His children for failing to live up...
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Seeing, hearing and feeling are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.
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Do I contradict myself? Very well, then, I contradict myself; I am large -- I contain multitudes.
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Simplicity is the glory of expression
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Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself
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Sail Forth- Steer for the deep waters only. Reckless O soul, exploring. I with thee and thou with me...
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Whoever is not in his coffin and the dark grave, let him know he has enough.
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When I heard the learned astronomer; When the proofs, the figures, were ranged in columns before me;...
WALT WHITMAN
The United States themselves are essentially the greatest poem
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[Rush fans hoping to see more of the band may take comfort from the album's final song.] Out of the ...
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What a devil art thou, Poverty! How many desires - how many aspirations after goodness and truth - h...
WALT WHITMAN
Future years will never know the seething hell and the black infernal background, the countless mino...
WALT WHITMAN
To touch my person to some one else's is about as much as I can stand,
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O CAPTAIN! my Captain! our fearful trip is done,
The ship has weather'd every rack, the prize ...
WALT WHITMAN
O captain! My Captain!
Our fearful trip is done.
The ship has weather'd every wrack
...
WALT WHITMAN
The powerful play goes on and you may contribute a verse.
WALT WHITMAN
Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch.
WALT WHITMAN
Oh captain my captain
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Undrape! you are not guilty to me, nor stale nor discarded,
I see through the broadcloth and g...
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Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road.
Healthy, free, the world before me.
The l...
WALT WHITMAN
re-examine all you have been told in school or church or in any book, and dismiss whatever insults y...
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Song of myself
A child said What is the grass? fetching it to me with full hands;
How cou...
WALT WHITMAN
There was never any more inception than there is now,
Nor any more youth or age than there is n...
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I will sleep no more but arise, You oceans that have been calm within me! how I feel you, fathomless...
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Stop this day and night with me and you shall possess the origin of all poems,
You shall posses...
WALT WHITMAN
Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you not speak to me?
And...
WALT WHITMAN
Your very flesh shall be a great poem...
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Are you the new person drawn toward me?
To begin with, take warning - I am surely far different...
WALT WHITMAN
My words itch at your ears till you understand them
WALT WHITMAN
I tramp the perpetual journey
My signs are a rain-proof coat, good shoes, and a staff cut from ...
WALT WHITMAN
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The Past -- the dark unfathomed retrospect! The teeming gulf --the sleepers and the shadows! The pas...
WALT WHITMAN
Produce great men, the rest follows.
WALT WHITMAN
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself.
WALT WHITMAN
The city sleeps and the country sleeps, the living sleep for their time, the dead sleep for their ti...
WALT WHITMAN
Re-examine all you have been told . . . Dismiss what insults your Soul. -Walt Whitman.
WALT WHITMAN
Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion and growth of every dialect, race, and range ...
WALT WHITMAN
Lo! body and soul!--this land! Mighty Manhattan, with spires, and The sparkling and hurrying ...
WALT WHITMAN
The jour printer with gray head and gaunt jaws works at his case, He turns his quid of tobacco, wh...
WALT WHITMAN
Old age, calm, expanded, broad with the haughty breadth of the universe, old age flowing free with ...
WALT WHITMAN
Wisdom is not finally tested in the schools, Wisdom cannot be pass'd from one having it to another n...
WALT WHITMAN
I say to mankind, Be not curious about God. For I, who am curious about each, am not curious about G...
WALT WHITMAN
Do I contradict myself?
Very well then I contradict myself,
(I am large, I contain multitude...
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Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion and growth of every dialect, race, and range of...
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When I give I give myself.
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Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes.
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The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
WALT WHITMAN
Be curious, not judgmental.
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Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.
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There can be no theory of any account unless it corroborate with the theory of the earth.
WALT WHITMAN
To have great poets, there must be great audiences.
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The beautiful uncut hair of graves.
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The future is no more uncertain than the present.
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To have great poets, there must be great audiences too.
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Speech is the twin of my vision, it is unequal to measure itself, it provokes me forever, it says sa...
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Afoot and lighthearted I take to the open road, healthy, free, the world before me.
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I believe in you my soul, the other I am must not abase itself to you,
And you must not be abas...
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Youth, large, lusty, loving - Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age may...
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Give me the splendid silent sun, with all his beams full-dazzling.
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Here or henceforward it is all the same to me, I accept Time absolutely.
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Old age, calm, expanded, broad with the haughty breadth of the universe, old age flowing free with t...
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Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.
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When the full-grown poet came,
Out spake pleased Nature (the round impassive globe, with all WALT WHITMAN
The untold want, by life and land ne'er granted,
Now, Voyager, sail thou forth, to seek and fin...
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